Prince George Cougars draft High Prairie Minor Hockey Product in the third round of WHL Bantam Draft

Zackary Shantz could be on his way to British Columbia.

The 15-year-old centre was taken in the third round of the annual Western Hockey League Bantam Draft.

Shantz played minor hockey in his hometown of High Prairie before suiting up for the Peace River AA Sabres during the 2018-19 season.

Shantz advanced to triple A bantam this past season playing with the Grande Prairie Bantam Storm.

He led the Storm in scoring with 34 goals and 52 points in 32 games.

He was chosen 66th overall by the Cougars.

– Kenny Trenton, Trending 55 Newsroom